Aurora University

Spanish (BA, Minor)

Why study Spanish?

Knowing Spanish is a useful skill that sets people apart in the job market. Many businesses want to hire professionals who can speak and write in Spanish.

Why study Spanish at AU?

Work on all four of the language skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening. Class time is used to practice Spanish. You will develop confidence in your abilities in Spanish.

You can major or minor in this field of study.

Curriculum Highlights

    • Intermediate and advanced Spanish
    • Language and community immersion
    • Latin American civilization and culture
    • Latino cultural studies
    • Spanish-language films
    • Spanish literature
    • Translation
  • Expand your career opportunities by double-majoring in Business or Marketing. And even with a second major, you'll still be able to graduate in four years.

Career opportunities

  • Business
  • Criminal justice
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Social work

Prepare for your future

A Spanish degree will equip you with the skills employers value most: communicating your ideas, analyzing a problem, and working with others to find a solution. In a job market that’s evolving faster than ever, you'll have the knowledge and tools to succeed in a variety of fields.